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Uniform Title Persia (J. Paul Getty Museum)
Title Persia : ancient Iran and the classical world / edited by Jeffrey Spier, Timothy Potts, and Sara E. Cole.

Publication Info. Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, [2022]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    935.7 PER    DUE 02-20-24 OFF CAMPUS
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Description xiii, 418 pages : color illustrations, color maps, plans ; 30 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-402) and index.
Contents The Achaemenid Empire, 550-330 BC -- Map -- Time Line of Achaemenid Kings -- Persia Before the Persians / Timothy Potts -- Shifting Identities in Pre-Achaemenid Iran: Elamites, Medes, and Persians / Wouter F. M. Henkelman -- Kingship in the Achaemenid Empire / Robert Rollinger -- Visual Arts of Collective Imperial Identity: from Persepolis to the Mediterranean / Margaret Cool Root -- The Greco-Persian Wars: Image, Effect, and Afterlife / Margaret C. Miller -- Greeks, Lydians, Carians, and Lycians in Achaemenid Asia Minor / Jeffrey Spier -- Persia in Cyprus / Antigoni Zournatzi -- The Achaemenid Empire: Catalogue 1-78 -- The Parthian Empire, ca. 247 BC-AD 224 -- Map -- Time Line of Seleucid and Arsacid Kings and Roman Emperors -- Alexander the Great and the Seleucids: Iran in the Hellenistic Period (ca. 330-150 BC) / Rolf Strootman -- The Parthian Empire / Jake Nabel -- Parthia and the Geography of Empire / Stefan R. Hauser -- In Search of Parthian Art: Arsacid Influence in the Representational Arts of the Parthian Empire / Lucinda Dirven -- Religion in the Parthian Empire / Albert de Jong -- Greek in Asia: Understanding Hellenism in Susa and Seleucia on the Tigris / Vito Messina and Miguel John Versluys -- The Parthian Empire: Catalogue 79-144 -- The Sasanian Empire: AD 224-561 -- Map -- Time Line of Sasanian Kings and Roman and Byzantine Emperors -- The Sasanian Empire / M. Rahim Shayegan -- The Royal Image in Ancient Persia / Matthew P. Canepa -- Persia and Rome: the Historical and Ideological Gaze / Touraj Daryaee -- Epilogue: the End of Antiquity in Iran and the Postclassical Inheritance / Hugh Kennedy -- The Sasanian Empire: Catalogue 145-209.
Summary "This publication is issued on the occasion of the exhibition Persia: Ancient Iran and the Classical World, on view at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Villa, Malibu, from April 6, 2022, to August 8, 2022"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Iran -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Iran -- Civilization -- To 640 -- Exhibitions.
Classical antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Civilization, Classical -- Exhibitions.
Iran -- Relations -- Greece -- Exhibitions.
Greece -- Relations -- Iran -- Exhibitions.
Iran -- Relations -- Rome -- Exhibitions.
Rome -- Relations -- Iran -- Exhibitions.
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Spier, Jeffrey, editor.
Potts, Timothy F., editor.
Cole, Sara E., editor.
J. Paul Getty Museum, host institution, issuing body.
ISBN 9781606066805 (hardcover)
Standard No. 40031092489

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